Archive for Sunday, February 20, 2011

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12:00 a.m.
Lawrence’s Central might include ‘Liberty’ in school’s name
February 18, 2011 in print edition on 1A
Central Junior High School looks to go old school when it becomes a middle school this summer.
6:00 a.m.
Kansas forward Markieff Morris knocks the ball away from Colorado forward Austin Dufault for a steal during the first half on Saturday, Feb. 19, 2011 at Allen Fieldhouse. Markieff Morris helps KU put loss behind
February 20, 2011 in print edition on 1B
On a day in which other college basketball giants fell, Kansas University picked itself up, and nobody did a better job of that than the giant of the starting lineup, 6-foot-9 junior Markieff Morris.
10:00 a.m.
Chief Tarik Khatib gets hugs form his two boys from left, Colton, 9, and Drake, 6, as Khatib was was named Lawrence's new Police Chief Friday February 18, 2011. The announcement was made in front of a packed room. A new chief in town: Tarik Khatib outlines priorities for Lawrence police department
February 19, 2011 in print edition on 1A
As he was vying for the police chief job with three other candidates from outside Lawrence, Tarik Khatib talked about both knowing the Lawrence Police Department from the inside out and still bringing in new ideas from the outside.
2:00 p.m.
Kansas Insurance Commissioner Sandy Praeger speaks to a group of about 70 people Saturday, Feb. 20, 2011, at the Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt. She talked about insurance changes under the Affordable Care Act. Kansas Insurance Commissioner Sandy Praeger discusses health reform changes
February 19, 2011 in print edition on 1A
Kansas Insurance Commissioner Sandy Praeger spent an hour Saturday morning explaining how the federal health care reforms will affect Kansans.
6:00 p.m.
Kodachrome slides taken by the Lawrence Journal-World photo staff. Recently Dwayne's Photo in Parsons processed the last roll of the Kodachrome film released by Kodak. Behind the Lens: Kodachrome fades into memory
February 18, 2011
Kansas isn’t particularly colorful in winter. Except at Dwayne’s Photo in Parsons. During the last two weeks of 2010, over 20,000 rolls of Kodachrome color slide film was shipped to this southeast Kansas lab.

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